541-0905/01 – Petrology (PG)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits0
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr.h.c.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr.h.c.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementCompulsory
YearSemesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1999/2000Year of cancellation2009/2010
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SLI60 prof. Ing. Vladimír Slivka, CSc., dr.h.c.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+0
Combined Credit and Examination 35+0
Distance Credit and Examination 10+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Knowledge and comprehension of genesis and classification of rocks. Recognize and describe rock textures and structures. Students should learn: Collect fundamentals of research and classification of rocks Describe, clarify and interpret processes of rock cycle Apply analytical methods to describe rocks Ilustrate knowledge in simple examples of utilization of rock

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations

Summary

Genetic criteria for classification of rocks. Petrography of igneous rocks with – current classification (IUGS). Chemical classification of metamorphic rocks – principles of genetic classification, modelling of metamorphic processes (petrogenetic lattices).

Compulsory literature:

Bucher, K., Frey, M. Petrogenesis of metamorphic rocks. Springer, Berlin, c1994. Raymond, L. Petrology : the study of igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic rocks. WCB/McGraw-Hill, Boston, c1995. Williams, H., Turner, F., Gilbert, Ch. Petrography : an introduction to the study of rocks in thin sections. W.H. Freeman, San Francisco, c1982. Tomkeieff, S. I. Dictionary of Petrology. John Wiley and Sons, New York, c1983.

Recommended literature:

BARKER A.J.: A Key for Identification of Rock-Forming Minerals in Thin Section. 2014, CRC Press, ISBN 978-11-38001145, 1-182. BOGGS S. jr.: Petrology of Sedimentary Rocks. 2009, Cambridge Univ. Press, ISBN-13 978-0-521-89716-7, 1-600. BUCHER K. and R. GRAPES: Petrogenesis of Metamorphic Rocks. 2011, Springer Verlag Berlin, 978-3-642-38799-9, 1-368 HALDAR S.K.: Introduction to Mineralogy and Petrology. 2014, Elsevier, ISBN 978-0-12-408133-8, 1-338. FROST B. R. and C.D. FROST: Essentials of Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology. Cambridge University Press. 2014, ISBN 978-1-107-02754-1, 1-304. Le MAITRE R. W. ed.: Igneous Rocks. A Classification and Glossary of Therm. Recommendations of the International Union of Geological Sciences Subcommisions on the Systematic of Igneous Rocks. 2002, Cambridge Univ. Press. ISBN-13 978-0-521-66215-4, 1-236. SEN G.: Petrology. Principles and Practice. 2014, Springer Verlag Berlin, ISBN 978-3-642-38779-9, 1-368.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction, the Earth crust and its chemical composition. 2. Processes of rock formation 3. Regularities of the origin of igneous rocks. 4. Classification principles on the basis of phase (mineral) composition and chemical composition of rocks 5. The role of magmatic rocks for basic and applied geological research. 6. Sedimentary rocks – origin. 7. Classification of siliciclastic sediments. 8. Classification of chemical sediments. 8. Classification of biochemical sediments. 9. The genesis of metamorphic rocks 10. Physical and chemical factors participating in metamorphic processes. 11. Classifications of metamorphic rocks.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
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